Medical Surgical Nurse Director

A fantastic opportunity for an RN Medical Surgical Director. A highly reputable hospital located in the Tri-Cities area of Southern Washington is looking for their next Medical Surgical Nurse Director.  

This multi-faceted healthcare facility has been a community provider for over 50 years, helping grow this beautiful region to what it is today. With a newly built, state-of-the-art facility, this hospital is the preeminent facility for this expanding community in specialties such as:  Oncology, Diabetes Care, Women’s Services, Birthing Center and Surgery Services. The Medical Surgical Nurse Director will be a leader with in the 24-hour surgery center, helping provide the community with highest quality care. 

The Medical Surgical Nurse Director will report to directly to the Chief Nursing Officer, as well as work collaboratively with all department leaders and physicians, to address all nursing issues and concerns to help provide the highest level of care. The director will lead a team of medical surgical managers, charge nurses, supervisory nurses, staff nurses, nurse practitioners, RNFAs, CNAs, and nurse educators, to helping ensure that all policies and procedures are being followed.

The Medical Surgical Nurse Director will be responsible for multiple operational units. One unit will consist of adult medical patients with some overflow adult/adolescent surgical overflow. The RN Director of Medical Surgical will also directly oversee a second unit that consists of adult and pediatric/adolescent surgical patients with occasional medical overflow adult and pediatric/adolescent patients.

Consulting with department leaders, physicians, and staff, the Medical Surgical Nurse Director will analyze hospital policies and nursing issues/concerns to ensure the highest level of quality patient care. The Nurse Director will lead by example to help implement new improvements to both units and the department overall, by maintaining and performing in quality improvement activities. They will also strive to improve the department while complying with annual unit budgets.     

Located in the Tri-Cities area of Southern Washington, the Medical Surgical Nurse Director can have the perfect work-life balance. With the 300 days of sunshine and the Columbia, Yakima and Snake Rivers all floating by, the Nurse Director can experience world-class fishing, recreational boating, and/or just relaxing on the river banks. Coming ashore, the Director of Medical Surgical Services can also experience the many wineries located in the region. Regarded as one of the most affordable and best places to live this region is truly a place to experience it all.

This hospital system wants to recognize their employees for the hard work and dedication they provide to the community. That’s why this hospital is prepared to offer the Medical Surgical Nurse Director a generous compensation package to recognize they are valued.